[squeak-dev] Re: [Pharo-project] [Question] ToolBuilder in Squeak
4.1 and Pharo 1.0 compatible?
stephane.ducasse at inria.fr
Thu Apr 22 10:00:32 UTC 2010
Just a meta remark
> What can I say ... I actually said in that discussion that the right choice is to introduce a different protocol, i.e., request:onCancel: or something similar. Now we'll end up with a new protocol anyways - I don't expect Pharo to change (too much pride involved)
This is not a question of pride.
do not imply that we do not have serious users that would like to avoid move :)
do not imply that we do actions based on pride, this was not the case. Since the old
protocol was wrong people preferred to see it fixed - at that time it was not clear that compatibility with squeak
could make sense. The deprecation only works if you add a different name. And this was not what we wanted at that time.
I contacted damien to see what he is thinking and if there is something we could do.
Because we may introduce request:onCancel: and rewrite the old senders.
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